Knetsch, Jeffrey M.

Jeff Knetsch's practice focuses primarily on public and private securities offerings, private equity and real estate fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs and corporate restructurings and workouts. He also counsels clients on legal issues affecting public companies and their compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd-Frank Acts and other corporate governance regulations.

Jeff began his career in the New York offices of the law firms Sullivan & Cromwell and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom.

Representative Matters
  • Represented NRT Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of NRT Technology Corp., in its acquisition of gaming ATM assets of U.S. Bank National Association.

  • Represented NRT Technologies in six recent acquisitions.

  • Counsel to Real Goods Solar in a $2.8M public offering of units, each unit consisting of one share of Series A 12.5% Mandatorily Convertible Preferred Stock, and one Series H Warrant to purchase approximately 181.8181 shares of Class A common stock.

  • Represented BCOM Investment Partners, LLC in its equity private placement and secured note financing to finance a for-profit medical school.

  • Represented a regional real estate development firm in formation of a $100 million real estate investment fund.

  • Represented Global Employment Holdings, Inc. in a $120 million recapitalization and public shell merger.

News & Events
Community

Board of Directors, American Civil Liberties Union

Board of Directors, Colorado American Civil Liberties Union Board of Directors, Spark the Change Colorado

Publications & Presentations
Education
  • J.D., 1982, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, Order of the Coif
  • B.A., 1978, with distinction, University of Virginia
Admissions
  • Colorado
  • New York
Recognition

Best Lawyers in America, 2014-2019

Chambers USA, 2004-2012

Colorado Super Lawyers, 2006, 2007, 2009

Executive Editor,  Southern California Law Review, University of Southern California Law School

Membership

American Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

New York Bar Association

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